Ubuntu for enterprise

On the desktop, Ubuntu has been widely adopted by small and large enterprises because of its ease of use, speed, apps, security model, management tools and low cost of ownership.


Enterprise essentials built-in

  • Microsoft-compatible office productivity suite
  • Fully translated into 100+ languages
  • Open source — free from licensing restrictions
  • Virus free and highly secure
  • On-site consulting services and training available
  • Long Term Support releases come with five years of security patches and updates

Ubuntu in action

Carbonado Intermedia and Auteuristic

We simply wouldn’t be able to deliver our work as fast and cost-effectively as this with any other platform… Ubuntu gives us wings!

Read the 'Carbonado Intermedia and Auteuristic' case study

Bukwang Pharmaceuticals

Faced with an expensive new contract from Microsoft, Bukwang Pharma switched 400 PCs to Ubuntu and saved $300,000 on annual licensing alone.

Read the 'Bukwang Pharmaceuticals' case study

Enterprise-wide support and management tools

Ubuntu Advantage is the professional support package from the experts at Canonical. Get 24x7 support with access to engineers with first-hand experience of your issues. It also includes Landscape, the Ubuntu systems management tool, for monitoring, managing, patching and compliance reporting on all your Ubuntu desktops.

Learn about Ubuntu Advantage ›

Landscape screenshot

Ubuntu release cycle

Ubuntu Desktop release cycle, 5 year long term support


Stay up-to-date with regular updates and upgrades

Long-term support (LTS) releases of Ubuntu Server are supported by Canonical for five years. Every six months, interim releases bring new features, while hardware enablement updates add support for the latest machines to all supported LTS releases.

Pre-installed on certified hardware

Ubuntu runs on the world’s best hardware from partners such as Dell, HP and Lenovo. And with nearly 90% of PCs shipped by the major PC companies already certified to work with Ubuntu, it is easy to find hardware that will work for your business.

Learn more about Ubuntu certified hardware ›